Man In Cargo Shorts, Flip-Flops Robs Las Cruces Bank

Bank robber suspect. Courtesy/FBI

FBI News:

The FBI and Las Cruces Police Department are looking for a man who robbed a branch of U.S. Bank in Las Cruces Monday, Aug. 24.

The suspect is described as a white male in his 40s to 50s, with short or balding gray and blond hair, a goatee, and tattoos on both forearms. He wore a green T-shirt, cargo shorts, flip-flop sandals and sunglasses.

Witnesses said the suspect at approximately 3:12 p.m. entered the bank at 901 E. University Ave. The suspect gave a teller a note demanding money. The teller handed over an undisclosed amount of money to the suspect, who left the bank.

Anyone with information about this robbery is asked to contact the FBI in Albuquerque (24 hours) at 505.889.1300 or the LCPD at 575.526.0795.

The FBI may pay a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of this suspect. Information about other bank robbers wanted by the FBI can be found at